any of the officers employed by the government to supervise the care and preservation of forests, especially public forests.
(mainly US & Canadian) a government official who patrols and protects forests, wildlife, etc
noun 1. an area of forest set aside and preserved by the government as a wilderness, national park, or the like.
[fawr-uh-stree, for-] /ˈfɔr ə stri, ˈfɒr-/ noun 1. the science of planting and taking care of trees and . 2. the process of establishing and managing ; forestation. 3. . /ˈfɒrɪstrɪ/ noun 1. the science of planting and caring for trees 2. the planting and management of forests 3. (rare) forest land n. 1690s, “privilege […]
noun 1. a division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, created in 1905, that protects and develops the national forests and grasslands.
noun 1. See under . noun 1. any of the larvae of several moths of the genus Malacosoma, which feed on the leaves of orchard and shade trees and live colonially in a tentlike silken web. 2. the North American larva of M. disstria (forest tent caterpillar) which spins a dense net. noun 1. the […]